On the Roots of the “Shrestha” Clan


The following blog was posted as a comment (by Vikool Shrestha (Hada)) to one of my previous blogs on the relevant topic. The insight on the story is very interesting. However I cannot ascertain any credibility to the story presented below as I’m not an expert in the history/origin of any ethnic groups. I’m not…

Visualize & cluster one-mode projection of a bi-partite graph


A lot of genomic knowledge are often curated in the form of genesets where a combination of genes are involved in certain biological process/function/pathway. In other words, a pathway is often enriched with different combination of genes. Similarly this can also be related to patient-genesets data structure. This can be thought of as a bipartite…

Lecture Series on – “Conservation Biology and Wildlife Genetics in Nepal”


8 lecture series on the theme “Conservation Biology and Wildlife Genetics in Nepal” was held at Kathmandu University. The lecture series was given by Prof Dr Jacques Van Alphen (University of Amsterdam) and Dr Laura Bertola (Leiden University) and was jointly organized by Himalayan Tiger Foundations and Center for Molecular Dynamics Nepal (CMDN). (24-25 Nov…